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Forests to use DNA fingerprinting for tiger census

As the Karnataka forest department analyses the data gathered during the six-day tiger census conducted in the state in January, various wildlife organisations have chipped in to identify the......

US census bureau to report same-sex couples

In a major policy reversal the US Commerce Department has officially announced that the US Census Bureau would report married same-sex couples in the 2010 census. The National Gay and Lesbian Task......

Jaitley releases Socio-Economic Caste Census, but no caste based data

The government on Friday refrained from releasing the caste-based data in its first Socio Economic and Caste Census released in eight decades and maintained that it was concerned with economic data......

Scientists quarrel over India's tiger numbers

Have India's tigers increased by 30 per cent in the last four years? Some scientists question the numbers. Rashme Sehgal reports for Rediff.com on the debate. Scientists across the globe are......

'India may have got its tiger success story wrong'

A new study has indicated that methods commonly used in censuses of tigers and other rare wildlife put the accuracy of such surveys in doubt. The study conducted at University of Oxford focused on......

Why the child labour law should not be amended

The proposed changes to the child labour law to allow children and adolescents to work for their families would be most retrograde and regressive, say Shinzani Jain and Paranjoy Guha Thakurta.......

Amul plans to bring camel milk to the breakfast table

Dairy in Kutch to start processing milk, subject to central food standards body's nod; Gujarat government has already allocated funds; issues include creating a market Soon, Amul camel milk might......

Are states really serious about Digital India plan?

Official websites of some states haven’t been updated for years Does Bihar have only 10 cities with populations of more than 100,000? Is Uttar Pradesh so urbanised that 42.59 per cent of its......

Slum population in India? A whopping 6.55 crore!

The slums have been categorised into three divisions: notified, recognised but not notified and unidentified slums which are neither recognised nor notified. The slum population has increased from......

Decoding the food security legislation

The United Progressive Alliance's (UPA) ambitious National Food Security Bill might soon become reality.  After getting approval from the Lok Sabha, the Bill is headed for the Upper House of......

Thiruvannamalai has a lot of masala

Kavithalaya's latest Tamil film, Thiruvannamalai, is directed by Perarasu, the king of masala entertainers. The title, obviously, is in keeping with the director's fad of naming all his films after......

Andhra Pradesh bans Da Vinci

Taking a cue from five other states, the Andhra Pradesh government has imposed a ban on the screening of the controversial film, The Da Vinci Code in the state. The film was slated for release in......

Australia warns of high terror risk during CWG

Australia on Monday warned that there is a "high risk of terror attack" in New Delhi during the Commonwealth Games, while a jittery New Zealand also expressed concerns about the security of its......

Gill gives bizarre reason for increasing doping

India's sports minister M.S.Gill gave a bizarre reason to his cabinet colleagues while responding to increasing number of doping cases. Gill said this is due to India's high standard of detection......
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Van Mahotsav celebration and population

Today is the last day of Van Mahotsav celebration which starts from 1st to 7th of July every year. In India, Van Mahotsav was started as a crusade... ...

http://www.thesangaiexpress.com/page/items/53606/van-mahotsav-celebration-and-population
Most rural households don't even earn Rs 5k per month

JAIPUR: The poverty in rural Rajasthan is more widespread than thought as income of the highest earning member in 74.7 lakh families is less than... ...

http://timesofindia.indiatimes.com/city/jaipur/Most-rural-households-dont-even-earn-Rs-5k-per-month/articleshow/47965472.cms
This mobile app can help control floods

Hydrologists may soon be able to communicate water levels of river basins at the press of a cell phone button, with the Central Water Commission... ...

http://social.yourstory.com/2015/07/mobile-app-river-basins/
Elephant poaching haunts Kerala

Poachers killed at least 10 wild elephants in Kerala in the last 10 months, the government discovered on Sunday after a former forest department... ...

http://www.msn.com/en-in/news/national/elephant-poaching-haunts-kerala/ar-AAcAOjy?srcref=rss
Green Thumb

Tonnes of waste prevented from being dumped in 2010 due to compositing and recycling efforts Here is a look at the current development pattern... ...

http://dc.asianage.com/editorial/needed-green-thumb-685

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